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Old 12-29-2010, 08:33 PM   #1
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Whatvis this stitch?
What does "slip one purl wise (edge stitch), purl across to last st.(I know this), slip one purl wise (edge stitch)?
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Old 12-29-2010, 09:42 PM   #2
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It just means to slip the stitch without purling it, but slip it as if you were going to purl it (rather than knit it). It will give you a more even edge since you're only working these stitches on the knit side.
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